Get Lost in Vermont – The Shelburne Tunnel

While working on a new development site in Vermont, Ed stumbled upon a hidden tunnel that had been built by the wealthy Webb family in the 1930s or 1940s. Despite rumors of its existence, the Shelburne Tunnel remains a mysterious and enigmatic place, its secrets carefully guarded and hidden from the world.

Saturday

I’m pivoting from filmmaking.  It’s served me well but my love is the story.  In that spirit, I’m attempting a short story a week. No genre is safe. Here we go.   ______________________________________________________ Saturday morning, I woke to the sounds of a large truck driving down our road. It was early, but my brother had been…

Employee of the Month

Verna worked as a cashier at Savemoores Supermarket for 45 years. When she began her cashiering career, the store was a tiny convenience store. Today it’s a 75,000 square foot behemoth. It had three cashier lanes in 1974, and now it had thirty-one.   On her last day, she worked her regular shift; 7 am –…

The Barren Pines (Weekly Writing Project)

 I wrote this in script form with the intent of doing a short film.  I’ve been enamored with Jersey folklore as far back as my memory goes. ____________ THE BARREN PINES EXT. WOODS – DAY  Shots within a dark, gloomy forest, Tall pine trees shield most of the sunlight. The ground is sandy and covered…

Drive Thru

Drive Thru A fictional tale inspired by a photo I had taken of a burned McDonalds I had made about ten years ago.  ____________ File Number: 43423423_29_1 Recording Number 203322222_342_343_pm mcdonalds_arson TRANSCRIPT OF INTERVIEW OF Doctor Joseph Sipnassy with Detective Steve Henry: Whereupon, the following proceedings were had in Bartlesville Police Department on October 14,…